Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) is pleased to announce the inaugural issue of its literary journal, Mariposa. Featuring the creative writing and visual art of students from a variety of disciplines across the campus, Mariposa captures the collaborative spirit of students, faculty, and staff, and provides a creative outlet for the voices of our students. A launch party will be held Thursday, October 9, 2008 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Plaza Gallery. Estrella Mountain's President, Dr. Ernest Lara will welcome students, faculty and staff in celebration of this great achievement. This event is free and open to the public and participants are encouraged to pick up a complimentary copy of Mariposa.